Register now for the Improving Community Resilience Planning and Decision Making: Workshop on Priority Data and Information Needs taking place October 25-26, 2018.
As more communities take action to improve their overall resilience to natural, technological, and human-caused hazards, there is a growing recognition that local officials, consultants, and researchers need data and information to inform resilience planning decisions. This goal of this workshop is to identify:
Representatives of cities, counties, regional bodies, and states will share their experiences and recommend specific needs. Participants will include Federal agencies, universities, non-profits, and the private sector. Outcomes of the workshop will be used to develop tools and guidance that facilitate decision-making.
The workshop will be organized around three tracks and include plenary and working breakout sessions:
Following the workshop, NIST will share these priorities widely with others who can help to develop and provide solutions.